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The '''University of Maryland, Baltimore''', (also known as University of Maryland: The Founding Campus, or UMB, UMAB) was founded in 1807. It comprises some of the oldest professional school
s of dentistry, law, medicine, pharmacy, social work and nursing in the nation.
It is the original campus of the University System of Maryland
. Located on 60 acres (242,811 m²) in downtown Baltimore
, it is part of the University System of Maryland
. Effective July 1, 2010, Jay A. Perman was appointed president of the university by William English Kirwan
, chancellor of the University System of Maryland.
UM comprises seven professional schools:
*#University of Maryland School of Medicine|School of Medicine
*#University of Maryland School of Law|School of Law
*#University of Maryland Dental School|Dental...